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2018 Winner, Rafa Yuste, hosted a group from the Tällberg Foundation for a tour of his lab, a presentation of key aspects of his research, and a discussion of the profound ethical implications of the current explosion of knowledge about the brain.
We asked members of the Tällberg community to define their fears, their hopes and their expectations for the new decade. What do you think?
Poet Sitawa Namwalie performance opened the Tällberg workshop in Nairobi on November 13 when she read three works: Names of the Dead, A woman’s body parts, and We leave our house to go home.
During the week of November 11, the Tällberg Foundation celebrated great leadership and great leaders in the form of the 2019 Tällberg /Eliasson Global Leadership Prize winners.
By convening an amazing group of participants from Kenya and around the world, we hope to make new connections, to imagine new pathways, and to inspire new actions
In August, the 2019 Tällberg/Eliasson Global Leadership Prize jury convened to select the finalists for this year’s Prize. We took the opportunity to ask our new jury members for their thoughts on the challenges of leadership in the 21st century.
Finalist Anne Goldfeld is a physician-scientist and humanitarian who works at the intersection of scientific discovery and delivery of care for infectious disease.
Finalist Tegla Loroupe, one of the most successful female long distance runners in history, leveraged her athletic success to become a global spokeswoman for peace, women’s rights and education.
Jaykumar Menon, an international human rights lawyer, scholar, and social entrepreneur —and finalist for this year’s Prize
Finalist Saul Griffith is working on how we fix the damaging industrial ways that we do things today.
Meet our prize finalist Faustin Linyekula, a Congolese dancer, choreographer, director, storyteller and founder of a transformative dance company, Studios Kabako, in Kisangani.
Sylvia Earle, one of the finalists for the 2019 Tällberg/Eliasson Global Leadership award, behaves like a woman running out of time, which she is.
On April 11, the 2018 winners discussed their leadership accomplishments and challenges with an audience drawn from the Columbia community and friends of the Tällberg Foundation.
What do geopolitics, new thinking about innovation and design in Namibia, and mass migration have in common?
“The changes we are encountering are unseen in a century…Mankind has reached a crossroads…and the future hangs on the choices we make.”
When Fio Omenetto offered to host the Tällberg Foundation’s workshop—“Inside Every Utopia Is Dystopia,”— he provided an ideal space for examining the impact of scientific and technological advances.
What do magical thinking, salamander tails, free will, the human genome, and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights have in common?
In the 35 years since a Swedish businessman named Bo Ekman created the Tällberg Foundation, both the world and his organization have changed dramatically.
“Conventional wisdom is that great leadership is in short supply today,”
It will be part celebration, part forum, and part call to action, as the Tällberg Foundation brings together a select group of participants in Mexico City.
Every search starts with a question, what are the components of extraordinary leadership in the 21st century?